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Exhibition by Jonesboro High Students Opens at Bradbury

An exhibition of artwork by local students opens at the Bradbury Art Museum on Tuesday, Nov. 29, with a public reception, 5-6:30 p.m. Featured in two galleries will be paintings, drawings, prints and mixed media objects by Jonesboro High School art students. The exhibition continues through Dec. 7. In September three JHS classes and BAM began a semester-long project. The students first toured the museum, discussing the portrait-themed exhibitions on display. In response, they then created a...
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Italian voters have dealt a serious defeat to the government of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. In a referendum Sunday, Renzi's proposed constitutional amendments were rejected.

Renzi conceded the referendum in an address to the country, saying that he "takes full responsibility" for its defeat. In accordance with a promise he made before the vote, Renzi also announced that he intends to resign.

The Army Corps of Engineers has decided to deny a permit for the construction of a key section of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

The decision essentially halts the construction on the 1,172-mile oil pipeline about half a mile south of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. The decision is also a victory for the thousands of demonstrators across the country who flocked to North Dakota in protest.

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Austria's far-right presidential candidate conceded defeat Sunday shortly after polls closed and preliminary results from the election showed Alexander Van der Bellen to win 53.6 percent of the vote.

Van der Bellen's opponent, Norbert Hofer of the conservative Freedom Party brought in just over 46 percent of the vote.

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Jonesboro A&P Commissioner Thom Beasley dies

The Chairman of the Jonesboro A&P Commission was found dead in his home. Thom Beasley was on the commission for the past 10 years, and was instrumental in bringing a convention center to Jonesboro. The City of Jonesboro released a statement from Mayor Harold Perrin regarding the death of Jonesboro businessman and Advertising and Promotions chairman Thom Beasley: “I was saddened to hear the news about Thom. Thom was a good friend and a true public servant of the City of Jonesboro who...
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